Curio, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects, Uncategorized

New Curio Class Released!

Just a quick post to give a heads up that I've released a new Curio etching class on my Teachable site. Etched Metal Cake Server Class with the Curio This is a step-by-step class showing how to etch an odd shaped object on the Curio machine. I share how I secure the cake server on… Continue reading New Curio Class Released!

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects

Etched Acrylic Coasters with the Curio

What happens when you move into a furnished apartment with wood furniture? My husband says to me, "We should have brought coasters." No problem! Pull out the Curio, pick out a couple of designs and the Curio is etching away. I may be working on the dining room table, but I am happy to have… Continue reading Etched Acrylic Coasters with the Curio

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Curio, Silhouette, Uncategorized

Customize your Silhouette with this cover file

In October 2019 I released a cover cut file for the Silhouette Cameo 4. This is a cut file that can be used to cut out of adhesive vinyl and then applied to the Silhouette machine cover to customize it how you like. I've updated the cover cut files and created a couple others that… Continue reading Customize your Silhouette with this cover file

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Curio, Designer Edition, Designer Edition Plus, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Uncategorized

New Silhouette class released – Sketching

Silhouette Sketch pens & Sketch Pen Design Class Just released!New online video class with tips, tricks, and troubleshooting for sketching with your Silhouette. I had no idea how popular this class would be when I submitted it for the May All Things Silhouette Conference. I had a limited window of opportunity right after conference to… Continue reading New Silhouette class released – Sketching

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Curio, Let's Explore v4, Silhouette, Silhouette Projects

Let’s Explore v4 – Mirrored HTV not cutting right?

Having issues with mirroring HTV and it not cutting right?Did you let the software mirror it for you and it still didn't cut right?Did it cut what was off the cutting mat in the holding area and not your design? I've been seeing this pop up a lot and I originally posted this information at… Continue reading Let’s Explore v4 – Mirrored HTV not cutting right?

Cameo 4, Cameo Pro, Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes

Perfect Cut Settings in Silhouette

I know everyone is always looking for the "perfect cut settings".Well, let's just start with That is a myth! What you will see is many "suggested settings".Even in the Silhouette software, there are "preset settings".These are just a starting point. Why? Well, the first reason is Not all materials are created the same.You may have… Continue reading Perfect Cut Settings in Silhouette

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects, Uncategorized

Gift ideas with your Silhouette Curio machine

I love that with the Silhouette machines you can create custom gifts that are unique to be given out. Or if you end up really liking it, keeping if for yourself - shhhhh! A few weeks back I did a post on gift ideas you can create with your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait. Well the… Continue reading Gift ideas with your Silhouette Curio machine

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes

New! Curio Etching Classes released!

Just a quick note to share 2 new Curio acrylic etching classes that I've released on my Teachable site. Acrylic Etched Coasters & Design with the Curio - found HERE In this 1 hour 18 minute video class we will go through the step-by-step process of setting up an etch design in the Silhouette Studio… Continue reading New! Curio Etching Classes released!

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette Projects

New! Curio cover file created

It's here! I finally was able to create the cover file and cut vinyl to decorate one of my Curio machines! Affiliate links may be present in the following blog post and as an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I used a Sparkleberry Ink pattern called Sea Glass Watercolor to create this cover.… Continue reading New! Curio cover file created

Curio, Silhouette, Silhouette classes, Silhouette Projects, Uncategorized

Etching with your Silhouette machine

Today we are going to talk about etching with the Silhouette machines. I am seeing a lot of questions regarding which Silhouette machines can etch and we are going to get into some of the nitty gritty details about it. Which Silhouette machine is designed for etching? The Silhouette Curio is designed for etching.It is… Continue reading Etching with your Silhouette machine